Brad Keselowski gave Team Penske and the new Ford Mustang its third Cup victory through the first six races of the season by routing the field at Martinsville Speedway. Keselowski led 446 of the 500 laps around the shortest track on the NASCAR schedule and was only challenged a handful of times by Chase
Author: The Florence Times-Daily
Posted: March 25, 2019, 5:00 am
Here are five things to watch for during NASCAR race week at Texas Motor Speedway:  Schedule -- Gander Outdoors trucks Vankor 350, Friday, 7:30 p.m. -- Xfinity My Bariatric Solutions 300, Saturday, noon -- Monster Energy Cup O'Reilly Auto Parts 500, Sunday, 2 p.m. Penske vs. Gibbs For the first time
Author: SportsDay
Posted: March 25, 2019, 12:59 am
Brad Keselowski on the value of winning: 'You have to win. The market loves winners, as it should.'
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: March 25, 2019, 12:41 am
Did the larger spoilers on the back of the cars make a difference in the way that drivers could pass each other?
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: March 24, 2019, 11:36 pm
While he had chances at grabbing the win - including at one point leading 49 laps - Elliott's runner-up finish in the STP 500 was still special. It was his first top-five since his win last fall at Kansas and the first top-five of the year for Hendrick Motorsports. As Elliott rode around the track
Author: ca.motorsport.com
Posted: March 24, 2019, 11:31 pm
Busch's No. 18 Toyota wasn't to his liking in practice over the weekend and qualified 13th for Sunday's STP 500 – the first time since the Daytona season owner he failed to advance to the final round of qualifying. In the race, perhaps because of the bigger rear spoiler and more downforce
Author: ca.motorsport.com
Posted: March 24, 2019, 11:10 pm
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Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: March 24, 2019, 10:53 pm
MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Brad Keselowski delivered a totally dominating and near-perfect performance at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday, winning his second Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race of the season. With a stellar outing that made for a slightly boring race, the No. 2 Ford driver took the checkered
Author: USA TODAY
Posted: March 24, 2019, 10:22 pm
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR race at Martinsville Speedway (all times local): 4 p.m. Brad Keselowski has won the first two stages at Martinsville Speedway. The Team Penske driver has led all but five laps of the race around the shortest track on the NASCAR schedule. Teammate Ryan
Author: WSMV Nashville
Posted: March 24, 2019, 8:03 pm
Which channels have NASCAR programming this week? We answer that and give you the weekly NASCAR television listings here in the NASCAR TV schedule. Note: All times are ET. MORE: Get the NBC Sports App | How to find FS1 | Get FOX Sports App | How to find NBCSN Monday, March 25 5 p.m., […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: March 24, 2019, 4:37 pm
It's race day at Martinsville Speedway at Martinsville, Va., and we've got all the information you need to get ready for Sunday's STP 500, the sixth race in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: START TIME: 2:00 p.m. ET. GREEN FLAG: 2:07 p.m. ET.  Robert DeRidder, senior vice president and
Author: USA TODAY
Posted: March 24, 2019, 11:00 am
Brad Keselowski gave Team Penske and the new Ford Mustang its third Cup victory through the first six races of the season by routing the field at Martinsville Speedway. Keselowski led 446 of the 500 laps around the shortest track on the NASCAR schedule and was only challenged a handful of times by Chase
Author: The Charlotte Observer
Posted: March 24, 2019, 10:24 am
PORT ROYAL — Dylan Cisney got the season off to great start winning the sprint car opener at the Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night in a race that didn't have caution. “We're just a couple of construction workers and an RV mechanic having a good time,� Cisney, who started eighth, said.  Jason
Author: The Daily Item
Posted: March 24, 2019, 6:00 am
Although he didn't the top-10 finish he had hoped for, it was a great weekend for Lessard in his NASCAR national series debut with Kyle Busch Motorsports. Lessard qualified seventh and fell back as far as 18th before rebounding for his top-15 finish driving the No. 46 Toyota for Kyle Busch Motorsports
Author: in.motorsport.com
Posted: March 24, 2019, 2:17 am
MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Joey Logano offers understanding, but no apologies. After he applied the bumper to Martin Truex Jr.'s Toyota in the final corner of last year's fall race at Martinsville Speedway, Logano edged past Truex for the race victory and a guaranteed berth in the Championship 4 event
Author: Daily Mail
Posted: March 23, 2019, 6:15 pm
Even if you've hardly paid attention to the first five races of the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series season, you've probably heard that qualifying lately has been a disaster — and that's putting it nicely. The new rules package this season is designed to manufacture competition and increase side-by-side
Author: For The Win
Posted: March 23, 2019, 1:00 pm
Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email As first alluded to by Autoweek on Wednesday, Ty Majeski is going ARCA Racing this summer. The 24-year-old will join Chad Bryant Racing for select races in the No. 22 Ford Fusion. Majeski is a Ford Performance development driver and engineer for the manufacturer at
Author: AutoWeek
Posted: March 22, 2019, 7:00 am
There was plenty happening in the world of American sports this week, with the MLB and NBA leading the way.
Author: Omnisport
Posted: March 21, 2019, 11:30 pm
Short track racing has always been popular and well attended in Southern California. The center was the half-mile Ascot Speedway in Gardena, run by the late J.C. Agajanian. The track opened in 1957 and remained active until 1990. The sport suffered for six years until Perris Auto Speedway opened March
Author: Whittier Daily News
Posted: March 21, 2019, 9:21 pm
NASCAR team owner Richard Childress says Dale Earnhardt car at auction is fake By Dale Earnhardt's 1994 Winston Cup series championship car was auctioned at State Farm Stadium. Childress says the car is fake and claims he has the real one.
Author: The Charlotte Observer
Posted: March 21, 2019, 8:32 pm
Slade Gravitt, 16, and Greg Matarazzo, 24, are two of the 28 players drafted for the Pro League.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: March 21, 2019, 7:12 pm
In November, I received a PR email with “#Basic� in the subject and an opening line that began with, “We have some V lit news.� Having been hit so hard with “How do you do, fellow kids?� vibes that I've only now regained consciousness, my editors are forcing me to write about it. (What's that
Author: Jalopnik
Posted: March 21, 2019, 4:28 pm
Just before the 2019 NASCAR season, I talked to the seven-time Cup champion Jimmie Johnson about having a new crew chief and a new corporate sponsor. I asked Johnson, who is 43 and is in his 18th Cup season, if the changes left him feeling invigorated, refreshed. “I don't feel rejuvenated in my desire
Author: Forbes
Posted: March 21, 2019, 5:00 am
What do you think is the most important takeaway from the first four races of the season utilizing the new aero package? Jim: I actually have two. The first is, the package should have been run in a race last season to see how it performs in true race conditions. No matter what simulation you use, you
Author: Motorsport.com
Posted: March 21, 2019, 12:00 am
It's been 10 months since Danica Patrick last competed in an auto racing event and she is completely fine with that. Patrick was last seen in a cockpit in last May's Indianapolis 500, part of her mini-retirement tour from racing that also included a run in the Daytona 500. Now she'll be back
Author: NASCAR Talk
Posted: March 20, 2019, 8:30 pm
It's been 10 months since Danica Patrick last competed in an auto racing event and she is completely fine with that. Patrick was last seen in a cockpit in last May's Indianapolis 500, part of her mini-retirement tour from racing that also included a run in the Daytona 500. Now she'll be back
Author: NASCAR Talk
Posted: March 20, 2019, 7:47 pm
Wallace, who competes fulltime in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series with Richard Petty Motorsports, will compete in Saturday's Truck Series race, driving the No. 22 Chevrolet for AM Racing. Wallace will step in for Austin Wayne Self, who has been competing with the team since Daytona and is currently
Author: us.motorsport.com
Posted: March 20, 2019, 7:46 pm
The NBC Sports writers debate that and more in this week's Bump & Run.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: March 20, 2019, 6:38 pm
Despite his 19 wins in Cup and a series championship in 2017, Truex has never earned a win at one of the Cup series' short tracks (Martinsville, Richmond or Bristol). It's not for lack of effort, either. That may be why it bothers Truex more – he and his teams have had cars capable of winning
Author: Motorsport.com
Posted: March 20, 2019, 6:09 pm
CONCORD, N.C. -- Eight drivers from across the United States have been invited to try out for the NASCAR Drive for Diversity Youth Driver Development Program during a two-day combine event March 23-24. The NASCAR Drive for Diversity Youth Driver Development Program, managed by Rev Racing, promotes and
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: March 20, 2019, 12:56 pm
After some aggressive driving early in this 2019 season from Ricky Stenhouse Jr. -- including his typical superspeedway daring in the Daytona 500 and a run-in with Erik Jones in Las Vegas -- fellow drivers now take note of where the No. 17 Roush Fenway Racing Ford is on the track at all times. Kurt [
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: March 20, 2019, 12:21 pm
Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email Count out Ty Majeski at your own risk. The 24-year-old was last seen at the national touring level, driving the now-defunct, and surely cursed Roush Fenway Racing No. 60 Xfinity Series car. That was the entry split between Majeski, Chase Briscoe and Austin Cindric
Author: AutoWeek
Posted: March 20, 2019, 7:00 am
Here are five takeaways after the first five races of the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. New Rules Package Has the much ballyhooed new rules package lived up to its hype and anticipation? No it hasn't. But to be fair, how could it? A large segment of the fan base and some of the media
Author: MRN - Motor Racing Network
Posted: March 20, 2019, 5:00 am
Kirk Shelmerdine shares inside stories from his championship days with Dale Earnhardt.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: March 19, 2019, 8:41 pm
This is turning out to be a busy few weeks for the Saint Joseph-de-Beauce, Quebec, Canada teenager. After competing in the ARCA Series race at Pensacola leading a race-high 83 laps and finishing eighth, Lessard is ready for his first NASCAR national series weekend coming up at Martinsville. Lessard will
Author: Motorsport.com
Posted: March 19, 2019, 6:14 pm
It's no secret that NASCAR is experiencing a variety of issues related to its popularity, despite a slight recent uptick in TV ratings. Longtime, big-name sponsors are leaving the sport while attendance and TV ratings are experiencing an overall decline, and no one, drivers included, is particularly
Author: For The Win
Posted: March 19, 2019, 5:18 pm
Team owner Roger Penske says he has told NASCAR CEO Jim France "let's make the decision and go" with revolutionary plans for the Cup series' next generation of machinery
Author: Autosport
Posted: March 19, 2019, 4:55 pm